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Evaluation of the MRSA Sensitivity to Essential Oils Obtenained from four Algerian Medicinal Plants.

  title={Evaluation of the MRSA Sensitivity to Essential Oils Obtenained from four Algerian Medicinal Plants.},
  author={A. Khadir and J. Paollini and M. Bendahou and F. Benbelaid and M. Abdoune and C. Bellahcene and C. Bellahsene and D. Abdelouahid and D.-E. Abdelouhahid and A. Museili and A. Muselli and J. Paolini and J. Desjober and J. Desjobert and J. Costa},
In this work, we evaluated the anti-MRSA activity of essential oils obtained from four Algerian medicinal plants which are: Ammoides verticillata, Origanum vulgare subsp. glandulosum, Lavandula multifida, and Thymus munbyanus subsp. ciliatus. The anti-MRSA activity was evaluated by the technique of agar diffusion and determination of MICs. We also studied the kinetics of destruction of these oils against MRSA strain ATCC 43300. The four essential oils showed a good anti-MRSA activity. Oils with… Expand

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